|By Business Wire||
|November 13, 2012 11:31 AM EST||
The world’s largest mobile and desktop cross platform game franchise is back and bigger than ever with Spacetime Studios’ release of Arcane Legends. The online action RPG with companion pets, launched exclusively on Android devices and the Chrome Web Store. Tens of thousands of players already joined during the limited release of the game in Canada and Australia.
Arcane Legends is the fourth title in the highly popular Legends franchise. The previous Legends titles, fantasy Pocket Legends, sci-fi Star Legends, and horror Dark Legends have been downloaded more than ten million times.
“After three successful Legends titles we decided it was time for us to push the limits once again by delivering cinematic story-telling, dynamic and fast-paced combat, and a game-changing pets system,” said Gary Gattis, CEO, Spacetime Studios.
Arcane Legends marks Spacetime Studios’ most ambitious and expansive product to date largely due to the game’s innovative “Companion” system that allows players to collect a myriad of powerful and mystical pets for use in combat. Players will select companion pets to complement their play style, evaluating the merits of each animal’s combat skills and buffs. Pets level automatically as they adventure alongside players, gaining access to new skills and abilities. There are 36 pets available at launch with more scheduled for future free updates.
“You’ve never played anything like this in terms of game quality, combat depth and fun-factor,” said Cinco Barnes, Chief Visionary Officer, Spacetime Studios, “Arcane Legends is the ultimate mobile multiplayer experience!”
Set in the fantasy world of Arlor and beset on all sides by evil forces, players must battle foul goblins, trolls, necromancers and much more in their quest for glory and gold. Players help the local townsfolk as well as a host of exotic and magical animals, enrolling the latter to join them as battle companions.
Arcane Legends is free on Google Play and the Chrome Web Store. It will be coming soon to other platforms including the iOS App Store and Kindle Fire Appstore. The game features optional microtransactions for virtual currency that enhance the play experience in a wide variety of ways.
For more details visit http://www.arcanelegendsgame.com/.
About Spacetime Studios
Spacetime Studios is an independent game development studio located in Austin, Texas. The company was founded in late 2005 by online game veterans Cinco Barnes, Gary Gattis, Jake Rodgers and Anthony L. Sommers.
In 2010, Spacetime released Pocket Legends, the world’s first cross-platform, persistent mobile MMO. The game’s pick-up-and-play format, expandable nature and unparalleled instanced gameplay have propelled it to become a landmark title on Apple and Android-based mobile devices. In 2011, Spacetime became the first MMO publisher in history to allow people to play the same game together on desktop computers, smart phones and tablets.
Spacetime has been recognized by Develop as one of the world’s 100 most successful game studios. The company continues to expand its content and technology lead in the mobile multiplayer market.
To learn more about Spacetime Studios, please visit www.spacetimestudios.com.
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